Press Release: 01/14/2000 - TheStreet

Press Release: 01/14/2000

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

THESTREET.COM EXTENDS WINNING STREAK WITH ADDITION OF UPSIDE COMMENTATOR TISH WILLIAMS

New York, January 14, 2000 -

TheStreet.com, a leading Web-based provider of financial and investment news, announced today that well-known columnist Tish Williams has joined

TheStreet.com

as a senior writer.

"Tish is an invaluable addition to our editorial team," said Dave Kansas, Editor-in-Chief of

TheStreet.com

. "Her broad, insightful perspective on the tech scene will make Tish a strong addition to our current lineup of financial commentators."

Williams has begun writing the "Tish on Tech" column, which focuses on the personalities of the Silicon Valley technology community and will run several times each week. She works out of

TheStreet.com

's San Francisco bureau.

Williams joins

TheStreet.com

from Upside Media, where she was host of the Upside Today site and a senior columnist for

Upside

magazine. Williams graduated with a bachelor of arts degree in history from Stanford University with honors. Prior to joining

Upside

, she worked at Smart Valley, a non-profit high-tech trade association working to bring Internet connections and networks to Silicon Valley schools. Williams has also worked as a telecommunications consultant.

When TheStreet.com's main hub site at www.thestreet.com converts to an all-free site in the second quarter of 2000, editorial content from Tish Williams and other columnists will reside in the forthcoming

RealMoney.com

site, a subscription-based site offering real-time access to investment commentary and analysis.

TheStreet.com, Inc. (Nasdaq:

TSCM) is publisher of

TheStreet.com

, a leading Web-based provider of original, timely, comprehensive, and trustworthy financial news and commentary.

TheStreet.com

(

www.thestreet.com) was founded in 1996 and is based in New York City, with bureaus in San Francisco, Silicon Valley and London and commentators throughout Europe and Asia.

TheStreet.com's

editorial team, with over 80 experienced financial journalists and two dozen outside contributors, publishes original news stories and commentaries throughout each day, including columns by James J. Cramer, Herb Greenberg and Adam Lashinsky. TheStreet.com, Inc. has established strategic alliances with

The New York Times

, Fox News Network, Ha'aretz Group, America Online, Yahoo!, E*TRADE, DLJ

direct

, Intuit, 3Com and other leading companies.

TheStreet.co.uk

, a financial news site majority owned by TheStreet.com and intended for UK investors, will launch in the first quarter of 2000.

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